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Restaurants Work to Improve Sustainability
May 28, 2013
Waypoints

In the convoluted realm of sustainable seafood, restaurants play an important role in providing consumers with information to help guide...

UK Fisheries Knowledge Exchange Stimulates Dialogue
May 28, 2013
Waypoints

A group of 18 fishermen from across the United Kingdom (UK), representing a wide array of gear types and fisheries, joined scientists and...

Sentinel Species Warrants Further Study
May 28, 2013
Waypoints

The pelagic food web of the Gulf of Maine, which includes herring, sand lance, mackerel, and the North Atlantic right whale, depends...

Sounding the SOS (Save Our Seafood)
Apr 17, 2013
Press Clip

Portland Press Herald: The owners of Five Fifty-Five in Portland have worked with the Gulf of Maine Research Institute for a couple of...

Students Identify New Invasive
Mar 13, 2013
Tidings

Students from South Portland drew the attention of scientists across the country this fall when they became the first to report that an...

Fisheries Ecologist Joins GMRI
Mar 13, 2013
Tidings

Lisa Kerr joined GMRI’s science team this fall to conduct research she hopes will support healthy fish populations and sustainable...

Lobster Report Spurs Discussion
Mar 13, 2013
Tidings

A recent GMRI report is generating new conversations about Maine’s lobster licensing system. The Department of Marine Resources (DMR),...

Educators Collaborate to Unlock the Potential of PowerHouse
Mar 13, 2013
Tidings

Educators from across Maine gathered on Jan. 10 to explore methods of engaging students with GMRI’s newest science learning tool,...

New Restaurant Initiative Brings Sustainability into Focus
Mar 13, 2013
Tidings

Navigating the complexities of seafood sustainability is often a challenge for both restaurant owners and their patrons. To help address...

Chefs, Fishermen Connect at GMRI
Oct 12, 2012
Tidings

Restaurateurs and fishermen gathered at GMRI on June 26 for Trawl to Table, a full-day event tracing the path that seafood takes on the way...

Maine Evaluates Options for Lobster Licensing
Oct 12, 2012
Tidings

The question of who should be able to get a lobster license has long been a source of heated discussion in Maine. GMRI is currently...

Scientists Examine Seal Predation
Oct 12, 2012
Tidings

The burgeoning seal population off the coast of Maine has many fishermen wondering how much of their catch, and their profit, is becoming a...

Vital Signs Highlighted as Case Study for Teacher Professional Development
Oct 12, 2012
Tidings

A new white paper highlights GMRI's Vital Signs program as one of six innovative professional development initiatives that explores what it...

LabVenture! Launches Students on New Scientific Investigation
Oct 12, 2012
Tidings

Maine's 5th and 6th graders began exploring the interconnections between key species in the Gulf of Maine this September through GMRI's new...

The Role of Closed Areas in Maintaining Cod Health
Aug 21, 2012
Waypoints

This is the final article in a three-part series examining key elements in cod life history. The previous two articles covered recent...

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